Evolution of Healthcare Technology Since 2009 to Present | Tomas Gregorio | TEDxNJIT

The presentation tracks how healthcare reform has impacted healthcare IT and the innovations that have transpired during that period.

Tomas Gregorio EMBA‘09, a veteran health care executive experienced in building IT networks for regional hospitals, is Senior Executive Director of Healthcare Systems Innovation at the New Jersey Innovation Institute (NJII), an NJIT corporation. Gregorio has been instrumental to NJII’s efforts to spur innovation and growth by leveraging the resources of industry, government, and higher education in the healthcare sector. He works with the university’s research and development arm to establish and build organizations such as the New Jersey Health Information Technology Extension Center (NJ-HITEC), a non-profit, self-sustaining division within NJII that is working with more than 8,000 Garden State providers to collect, digest, use, and share their electronically stored patient data. NJ-HITEC was originally funded by the federal government.

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